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Start here to plan your winter escape to BruceGreySimcoe!  There are festivals and events geared for all ages - children and family events, live concerts, winter festivals, winter farmers’ markets, craft shows and more to ward off the winter chill.  And, while you’re here, check out BruceGreySimcoe’s winter adventures and fun experiences.

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Saturday 03 Guided Night Snowshoe Hikes at Scenic Caves Nordic Centre Jan to March 2018
Jan 3, 2018 to March 17, 2018:   Sat. Feb 3, 2018, Sat. Feb 10, Sat. Feb 17 (Family Day Weekend), Sun. Feb 18  (Family Day Weekend...
Friday 02 Coors Light Ladies' Day
Grab your girlfriends and head to Blue for the inaugural Coors Light Ladies Day! Packages available for day only, overnight or pass holders and...
Saturday 03 Orillia Winter Carnival & Winterrific
Watch Downtown Orillia and the Waterfront transform into a spectacular winter wonderland complete with a snowball fight tournament, ice castle...
Friday 09 Coors Light Mens' Day
Grab your boys and head to Blue for the inaugural Coors Light Men’s Day! Packages available for day only, overnight or pass holders and...
Saturday 10 March Break at Blue
Get ready for days filled with adventure and fun on and off the slopes! March Break is family time at Blue Mountain with activities, live music...
Friday 23 LGBT Ski Weekend
Join in Blue Mountain Village’s celebration of diversity on and off the mountain with entertainment, family-friendly activities, parties and...
Saturday 24 Clearview Health & Leisure Show
Bring the family and learn about community sports, recreational programs and local health providers; with over 35 vendors there will be something...
Friday 30 Easter Long Weekend
Bring the kids for the annual Village Easter Egg Hunt, horse and wagon rides and family activities. Check out the end of season meltdown party and...
Saturday 31 Easter Eggstravaganza
Easter Eggstravaganza! Celebrate Easter with the Easter Bunny, an egg hunt, community BBQ, tons of exciting kids activities and fun for everyone...
Saturday 31 Downtown Orillia’s Great Easter Egg Hunt
Bring your kids downtown in search of colourful Easter eggs hidden throughout Downtown Orillia! Trade them for chocolates donated by Apple Annie...
Saturday 31 Mission Zimbabwe Maple Syrup Festival
New Hanover Maple Syrup Festival a great spring outing for families! Pancakes, sausages and maple syrup will be served..For $10.00/adult (Children...
Saturday 07 Ontario Maple Weekend
Come enjoy the sweetest time of the year! The Ontario Maple Syrup Producers' Association is hosting the 4th annual Maple Weekend on April 7-8...
Friday 20 Earth Day Festivities
We will be cleaning up & beautifying our downtown on Earth Day! Come help out and clean up your downtown & stay for the Earth Day...
Friday 20 Roots North Music Festival
Roots North Music Festival brings together amazing performers for a weekend of great live music in Downtown Orillia. 
Friday 25 Huron Fringe Birding Festival
One of Canada's Premier Birding and Nature Festivals. The schedule of events is available on our website on January 15, 2018. Registration...
Saturday 26 May Sidewalk Sale
Shop downtown all week long to find great deals on your favourite items. Massive instore blow-out sales will be announced in early May so don't...
Friday 01 Family Fishing Derby
We are hosting a Family Fishing Derby! Friday June 1 to Sunday June 3, 2018 Package includes 2 nights accommodation, meals, activities, fishing...
Saturday 16 Waterfront Festival
Don't miss a fantastic Father's Day event in Beach Area One with the Wacky Boat Regatta, Sand Castle Building, Ploverpalooza, Kite Fest...
Saturday 16 Streets Alive!
Orillia’s very own living art program, Streets Alive!, kicks off for another great season of dazzling art pieces. This year’s theme is...
Saturday 23 Cottage Country Comic-Con
The Cottage Country Comic-Con is back with a BANG! It’s a collectors mecca convention located in the beautiful City of Orillia, Canada.  ...
Friday 29 Main Street Market Entertainment
Check out the Main Street Market in Beach Area 1 for excellant entertainment from June 29th to September 2nd. Live bands scheduled every Friday and...
Sunday 01 Canada Day
Celebrate Canada's 151st Birthday with us! Don't miss the spectacular Fireworks show at dusk! Volunteers needed! For the complete schedule...
Tuesday 03 Jazz & More in the Park
Jazz up your nights with smooth and cool jazz bands in the Rotary Band shell behind the RecPlex, or the Oakview Woods Gazebo beside the RecPlex...
Saturday 28 Downtown Orillia's Summer Block Party
A downtown summer street festival like no other! Showcasing a fusion of art, fun interactive activities, music, food, kid zones, sizzling sales...
Saturday 18 19th Annual Downtown Orillia Classic Car Show
A jaw-dropping collection of over 400 classic cars line the Downtown streets! Enjoy live entertainment, great dining, shopping and the largest car...
Sunday 19 Gran Fondo Lake Huron
This exciting Gran Fondo cycling event will offer cyclists a variety of distances from the family friendly 30k to the challenge of the full 160 k...
Saturday 25 Starry Night Art & Gallery Tour
Experience Downtown Orillia’s vibrant arts community and meet local artists in their studios and at host galleries, all under the starry sky!
Friday 31 Inflate- A- Fest
Come experience and take part in the largest gathering of amusement inflatables for all ages to climb, bounce and play! Cash only ticketed event...
Sunday 02 Memories of Summer
Please join the Town of Wasaga Beach in celebrating a wonderful summer season. Our annual Memories of Summer fireworks display will take place on...
Wednesday 05 Dinner & a Movie
Come out on Wednesday evenings in September and October from 6:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m at the RecPlex, 1724 Mosley Street. Visit the website below for...
Thursday 11 Orillia Jazz Festival
Now in its 27th year, the Orillia Jazz Festival occurs in various host locations in the downtown and all over Orillia! Come discover a new found...
Wednesday 24 The Haunting
Come experience all things that go bump in the night in Downtown Orillia. Haunted tours begin at The Opera House & Orillia...
Saturday 17 Orillia Lightfoot Days
Lightfoot Days is a weekend filled with musician’s stories, songs and memorabilia in honour of Orillia native, Gordon Lightfoot. 
Friday 23 Black Friday
Take advantage of outrageous specials throughout the Downtown!  Stores are open late but we won’t tell if you book the day off work to...
Friday 23 Children's Candlelight Parade
Bring the Christmas spirit to life as we light up the downtown! Join the countdown to light the Opera House tree, enjoy free hot chocolate &...
Saturday 24 Bright Lights Santa Claus Parade
Come out to watch the annual Bright Lights Santa Claus Parade from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. from Dunkerron Avenue, along Mosley Street, ending at the...
Sunday 25 Funderland
Come out for inflatables, face painting, balloon creations, games and more family fun! For more information email  or call using the...
Sunday 25 Santa Clause Parade
The largest Christmas parade north of Toronto! Help welcome Santa as over 100 floats and bands lead the way for him through Downtown Orillia. 
Saturday 01 Horse & Wagon Rides
Hop aboard a free horse drawn wagon ride, explore the Downtown as you get into the Christmas spirit! 
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